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Md. Preserves Historical Art From I-95 Rest Stop

The state of Maryland is planning to preserve a set of murals that have decorated a shuttered travel plaza near Aberdeen for more than 40 years.



Maryland House On I-95 Closes For Reconstruction

The Maryland Transportation Authority says Maryland House on Interstate 95 in Harford County will close for about a year while it undergoes reconstruction.


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House Passes Budget Measure In Special Session

The special session ends with tax hikes for thousands of Marylanders after the General Assembly approves a budget package that avoids painful cuts to education and public safety.



Committee Amends Bill To Put Ethics Forms Online

The House of Delegates removed some provisions of a Senate bill to put public official’s public
officials’ ethical and financial disclosure forms online, but the sponsor said the proposal that ended up passing both houses retains its core elements.


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Md. House Panel’s Revenue Plan Would Tax Fewer

Fewer taxpayers would be affected by an income tax increase approved Monday under a House panel’s plan then one approved by the state Senate last week.


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Md. House Passes Inmate Education Credit Bill

Maryland inmates could earn credits to reduce their sentences by receiving academic degrees or certificates under a measure approved by the House of Delegates on Thursday.


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Board Approves Contract On 2 I-95 Travel Plazas

The Board of Public Works has approved a 35-year contract for a Miami-based company to run two travel plazas by Interstate 95.


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Contentious Debate Expected In Md. House On Same-Sex Marriage Bill Friday

Set for a showdown. Maryland’s same-sex marriage bill may come down to just one or two votes. And Friday, it’s in the hands of the delegates.


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Md. House Still Short On Same-Sex Marriage Votes

In search of the votes to solidify the legalization of gay marriage, advocates rallied Monday night hoping to sway delegates who have not yet committed their support.


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Md. Same-Sex Marriage Bill Dies With No Final Vote

Not this year. Maryland lawmakers were on the verge of making history, to become the sixth state in the country to allow same-sex marriages, but on Friday those efforts are all but dead.


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Md. House Debates Same-Sex Marriage, Readies For Final Vote

One more big vote will determine the future of same-sex marriage in the Maryland General Assembly. The House of Delegates is deciding if it will pass the measure and send it on to the governor.


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Md. House Nears Vote On Legalizing Same-Sex Marriage

Supporters of extending full marriage rights to same-sex couples in Maryland say they are just a few votes shy of success in the House.